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Table 1 Socio-demographic and economic characteristics of the study participants in public health facilities of, Adama town, East Ethiopia, December 20, 2015, to March 1, 2016.(n = 598)

From: Delay in treatment seeking and associated factors among suspected pulmonary tuberculosis patients in public health facilities of Adama town, eastern Ethiopia

VariableFrequency%
Sex:
 Male27145.3
 Female32754.7
Age in years:
 15–2414624.4
 25–3415626.1
 35–4410417.4
 45–548414.0
 55–64427.0
>656611.0
Marital status:
 Single13222.1
 Married40167.1
 Divorced/Separated6510.9
Employment status:
 Yes19031.8
 No40868.2
Educational status:
 No formal education17829.8
 Primary15726.3
 Secondary18330.6
 Above secondary8013.4
Family size:
 1–428347.3
>531552.7
Relation with Head of HH
 Head of house hold33856.5
 Spouse of head of house hold8213.7
 Son/ Daughter15125.3
 Other relation274.5
Monthly income in Birr
 <65029649.5
>65030250.5
  1. HH House hold